Citi ThankYou Premier Card Increased 60k Point Bonus!

Citi ThankYou Premier 60K

The Citi ThankYou card normally has a bonus of 50,000 points, but there is currently an increased offer for 60,000 points, which is the highest I can recall seeing it. This is a great card to have from Citi given it's bonus structure and how Citi is strengthening the ThankYou program. … [Read more...]

Amex Offers of 100K, 75K, and 50K Using Private Browsing!

Amex Platinum 100K

UPDATE: This deal has now expired. Congrats to those who got it! There are a trio of fantastic American Express offers available ranging from 50K to 100K bonus Membership Rewards points, and if you’re interested I recommend taking advantage immediately. American Express Platinum 100K Offer This is an offer that comes around roughly once a year or year and a half, so I recommend taking … [Read more...]

A $100 Airline Credit on the Amex PRG? Is It Time for an Intervention?

Amex PRG

From the desk of the Devil’s Advocate…I’m a little concerned about American Express right now. Yes, I know they’re a multi-billion dollar company. But let’s face it, they’ve had had a pretty rotten 12 months and I’m starting to wonder if they’re going to be okay. Why, you ask, am I worried? Well, let’s jump all the way back to 2014. Many of you younger folks weren’t around back then, but it … [Read more...]

US Airways Mastercard End Date Announced

us airways mastercard

There's been much speculation over the last few months, but today Barclays is finally sending out e-mails with official dates for the conversion of their current US Airways Dividend Miles MasterCards to new AAdvantage Aviator cards.  According to the e-mail, current cardmembers will receive new cards in the mail between April 1st and July 15th. Almost everyone has assumed this changeover … [Read more...]

Hyatt Is Unlikely to Offer Diamond Status to Credit Card Holders

Hyatt credit card status

FlyerTalk members wilma, hailstorm, and others shared details yesterday of a new Hyatt survey describing benefits of a potential Hyatt credit card offer. Most significant among these was the chance to earn Gold Passport Diamond status after spending $50,000. Contrast this with the current offer to receive 5 nights and 2 stays of credit toward elite status when you spend $20,000. You can earn an … [Read more...]

American Express Will Book Paid United and American Fares for Award Rates, Creating a HUGE Opportunity

Amex Points Match 1

Via One Mile at a Time, American Express is targeting some of its Business Platinum Card customers for a very unusual promotion that attempts to fill a gap in its Membership Rewards program. Although you can transfer Membership Rewards points and book awards with Delta, you can't do that with the other two largest U.S. carriers, American Airlines and United Airlines. So, Amex will let you … [Read more...]

Anyone Can Check Their Bag for Free on Alaska Airlines during January

Alaska Airlines baggage service guarantee

Alaska Airlines is promoting its Mileage Plan program in a different way next month, offering anyone who signs up for an account the opportunity to check a bag for free during January 2015 -- even if you don't have any elite status. Companions on the same reservation will also be eligible to check their free bag for free. "We are excited to offer all Alaska Airlines Mileage Plan members a great … [Read more...]